ERIC Number: ED180390
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Information Digest 1979. Postsecondary Education in California.
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
Information concerning California's degree- or certificate-granting colleges and universities is presented in this document compiled by the California Postsecondary Education Commission. The digest, composed of charts, graphs, and diagrams, is directed toward the layperson and only summary information is included. Enrollment figures for 1974-1981 are presented for both public and private institutions by year, sex, level, full-time students, part-time students, ethnic group, and credit load. Information on degrees conferred by both public and private institutions is provided. Faculty rank, tenure status, and salary data are provided as well as information on other higher education staff at California schools. Operating income and expenditure budgets are included for community colleges, California State University and Colleges, and the University of California. Information is also presented on student financial aid programs. A series of graphs compares Scholastic Aptitude Test scores of California students with national scores. Appended is a discussion of California laws pertaining to the issuance of degrees by nonpublic entities. (SF)
Descriptors: Academic Rank (Professional), Annual Reports, College Faculty, Degrees (Academic), Enrollment Rate, Expenditures, Females, Income, Institutional Characteristics, Laws, Males, Postsecondary Education, Private Colleges, Salaries, State Colleges, State Surveys, Statistical Data, Student Characteristics, Student Financial Aid, Summative Evaluation, Tenure, Test Results
California Postsecondary Education Commission, 1020 12th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
Identifiers: California; California State University and Colleges; University of California